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Senior housing types near Chattanooga, TN

  • The Terrace at Mountain Creek

    The Terrace at Mountain Creek

    1005 Mountain Creek Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37405
    (42)
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    From the moment you enter The Terrace at Mountain Creek you can see and feel the difference. Tastefully appointed, the grand lobby is home to our friendly concierge, and seating is arranged for easy conversation. Your meals will be prepared fresh daily and served restaurant style by our...

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  • Creekside at Shallowford

    Creekside at Shallowford

    7511 Shallowford Road, Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (33)
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    Creekside at Shallowford provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Set back off a main road, you'll be pleasantly surprised by the quiet, picturesque setting created by the lush woods surrounding us. And you'll be delighted by the convenience of living just blocks...

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  • Ashwood Square Retirement Community

    Ashwood Square Retirement Community

    7683 Shallowford Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (1)
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    Ashwood Square Retirement Resort, a Resort Lifestyle Community, has been developed exclusively for adults 55 and over. We offer the comforts and conveniences of modern-day living that allow you to enjoy your retirement. Ashwood Square’s all-inclusive services and amenities include EVERYTHING you...

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  • Silverdale Senior Apartments

    Silverdale Senior Apartments

    2831 Silverdale Rd., Chattanooga, TN 37421
    (4)
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  • Alexian Grove

    100 Asbury Oak Ln, Chattanooga, TN 37419
    (5)
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  • Thrive at Brow Wood

    Thrive at Brow Wood

    37 Brock Rd, Lookout Mountain, GA 30750
    (7)
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    Welcome to Thrive and a fresh perspective on senior living. Over a decade ago Thrive Senior Living took a hard look at traditional senior living. We quickly knew we would not want to visit most of these places, let alone live there; so, we created communities where Elders would not only love to live...

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  • The Courtyard at Deer Ridge

    The Courtyard at Deer Ridge

    195 Deer Ridge Dr, Dayton, TN 37321
    (8)
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    Enter the Courtyard at Deer Ridge where it is our mission to enhance the quality of life for senior adults. A family owned and operated establishment, it is our goal to provide a comfortable, beautiful and secure atmosphere with caring, personalized assistance. Situated on the 25 private acres of...

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  • The Springhouse at Cartersville (Opening Spring 2020)

    The Springhouse at Cartersville (Opening Spring 2020)

    20 Tellus Drive, Cartersville, GA 30120
    (1)
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    The Spring House at Cartersville , is one of Metro Atlanta’s newest Assisted living and Memory Care communities located in the North Suburbs of Atlanta in Cartersville Georgia. Our community is conveniently located off I-75, at exit 293 next to the Tellus Science Museum, only a few minutes from...

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  • Cedar Hill Senior Living

    Cedar Hill Senior Living

    402 E Ellawood Ave, Cedartown, GA 30125
    (7)
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    Cedar Hill Senior Living is a privately owned personal care facility in Cedartown, Georgia. Our members have over 15 years experience in serving seniors. We are a community that offers safe and secure personalized living plans, memory care and respite care. Our goal is to provide a community with...

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  • The Lodge at Bridgemill

    The Lodge at Bridgemill

    10451 Bells Ferry Road, Canton, GA 30114
    (22)
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    The Lodge at Bridgemill is a unique alternative for those with discerning taste seeking a carefree, amenity-rich lifestyle.  With its magnificent appointments, spacious apartment homes, and well crafted amenities, The Lodge at Bridgemill offers an unprecedented opportunity to enjoy the fine art of...

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  • The Arbor at BridgeMill

    The Arbor at BridgeMill

    700 Freedom Boulevard, Canton, GA 30114
    (8)
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    The Arbor at BridgeMill provides the highest quality of geriatric care, assisted and independent living in the Canton, Georgia area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident receives unique and personalized...

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  • Brookdale Jones Farm

    Brookdale Jones Farm

    2815 Carl T Jones Drive Southeast, Huntsville, AL 35802
    (12)
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    At our luxurious, private retirement community in Huntsville, Ala., offering independent and assisted living options for seniors, you’re in the right place to seize your new opportunities and make the most of them. For independent living residents, it might mean trading in the chores of home and...

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  • The Commons

    The Commons

    4300 Chris Drive, Huntsville, AL 35802
    (5)
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    The Commons is Huntsville's first 55+ Active Adult Community and is very different from other apartments or retirement living options in our area. A 55+ Active Adult Community, like The Commons, is an age restricted community. That means we are required by the 1995 Housing for Older Persons Act to...

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  • Redstone Village a CCRC

    12000 Turnmeyer Drive SE, Huntsville, AL 35803
    (15)
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    Huntsville Alabama's Premier Life Care Retirement Community offering Independent Living, Licensed Assisted Living, Licensed Specialty Care Assisted Living, and Licensed Skilled Nursing on a beautiful mountain top with scenic views.

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  • Celebration Village Acworth (AL & MC)

    Celebration Village Acworth (AL & MC)

    4460 Celebration Blvd, Acworth, GA 30101
    (9)
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    Celebration Village Acworth is on schedule to open June 2016. Reservations are currently being accepted. We offer Independent, Concierge, Assisted Living and Memory Care. A fully furnished independent living model apartment is in the showroom that displays the standard full kitchen with granite...

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  • River Oaks Place - Lenoir City

    River Oaks Place - Lenoir City

    100 Fifth Avenue, Lenoir City, TN 37771
    (18)
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    River Oaks Place is an assisted living facility in Lenoir City, Tennessee. Located above the 'old' portion of Lenori City the facility enjoys gorgeous views of the nature and wildlife around it-in particular the Tellico Lake and Smoky Mountains. River Oaks Place offers a fantastic location for the...

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  • The Lodge at Johns Road

    The Lodge at Johns Road

    451 Johns Rd NW, Huntsville, AL 35806
    (3)
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    The Lodge at Johns Road, is Huntsville's newest '55 and better apartment home community! The Lodge at Johns Road offers Studio, 1-, 2- and 3- bedroom apartment homes ranging from 673 to 1,262 square feet. The community is brand new and has a fully secure entry, a library, gathering room, salon,...

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  • Canterfield of Kennesaw

    Canterfield of Kennesaw

    4381 Bells Ferry Rd, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    (8)
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    At Canterfield of Kennesaw, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. We offer free wi-fi and high speed internet. Free resident parking and guest parking available at our location. All...

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  • The Holbrook of Woodstock (Opening Fall 2020)

    13682 Highway 92, Woodstock, GA 30188
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    At Holbrook Woodstock, we have 300 custom designed apartments and 16 state of the art cottages on a 21 acres campus. With our leadership team, we have over 100 years experience in the senior living industry. Our vision is to create, develop, serve and inspire life giving residences; buildings of...

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  • Overture Barrett 55+ Apartment Homes

    Overture Barrett 55+ Apartment Homes

    1490 Ernest W Barrett Pkwy NW, Kennesaw, GA 30152
    (5)
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    You’ve been dreaming of this moment for a while now. The moment when you can finally take a breath and start focusing on enjoying life your way. At Overture Barrett, the style is modern and luxurious so the living is easy. Our 55+ active adult apartment home community is one like no other. The...

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  • Merrill Gardens at Woodstock

    Merrill Gardens at Woodstock

    12730 Hwy 92 E, Woodstock, GA 30188
    (12)
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    This beautiful community outside Atlanta oozes southern charm with all the modern conveniences - including spacious apartments with washers and dryers and full kitchens in most units, a theater, wine bar style bistro and lots of cozy common areas. Relax with friends in the landscaped courtyard or...

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  • Creekside Pines

    Creekside Pines

    1011 Merchants Dr., Dallas, GA 30132
    (48)
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    At Creekside Pines Senior Living Community, we pride ourselves on offering you choices that allow you to live your life the way you want. It's a simple concept that means you can take control of your time, find comfort in your surroundings, and be part of a community of friends and neighbors. Now...

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  • Cherry Creek Village

    Cherry Creek Village

    507 Cherry Street NE, Attalla, AL 35954
    (5)
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    Cherry Creek Village, a unique, gated, Independent Living Community located between the historic cities of Gadsden and Attalla offering all-inclusive senior living. Cherry Creek Village is a place where our residents become family and your loved one's security is our purpose. When you become a part...

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  • Harmony at Victory Station

    Harmony at Victory Station

    211 Fortress Blvd, Murfreesboro, TN 37128
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    Nestled in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, Harmony at Victory Station provides accommodations for residents in Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care. The community provides warm, attractive apartments on a conveniently located, well landscaped campus. The community in Murfreesboro, is located...

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  • Merrill Gardens at Madison

    Merrill Gardens at Madison

    121 Brookridge Drive, Madison, AL 35758
    (15)
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    Merrill Gardens at Madison is situated between Athens and Huntsville in Madison county. Enjoy being near shopping, outdoor recreation areas, hospitals and high-quality medical practices. Merrill Gardens at Madison is classically designed and offer a wellness center, well-appointed library and lots...

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  • Patriot Hills Assisted Living Facility

    Patriot Hills Assisted Living Facility

    209 Gum Hollow Rd, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
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      Enjoy activities in our lovely sun room M-F, leaving the weekend open for family and friend visits and on-site church services on Sunday. Themed activities done occasionally on Saturday so family and friends can participate. Home cooked meals prepared by those who enjoy cooking. Help yourself to...

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  • Winnwood Retirement Community

    Winnwood Retirement Community

    100 Whitlock Ave. NW, Marietta, GA 30064
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    Winnwood is a beautiful 9 acre Retirement Community located just off the Square in Marietta. We have Independent and Assisted Living options available for Seniors. The community is covered with beautiful walking gardens and a 9 hole putting green with weekly competition. Residents have a variety...

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  • Cottonwood Estates

    Cottonwood Estates

    255 Vaughan Drive, Alpharetta, GA 30009
    (27)
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    We believe that Cottonwood Estates Gracious Retirement Living is so much more than walls and windows - it's a place to enjoy home-cooked meals, game night, or a quiet evening with family and friends. It's where you always feel comfortable, safe, and secure. At Cottonwood Estates, our management...

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  • Parc at Piedmont

    Parc at Piedmont

    999 Hood Road, Marietta, GA 30068
    (13)
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    Designed specifically with you in mind, Parc at Piedmont-East Cobb offers exceptional service, care and amenities. Since 2001, Parc at Piedmont has established itself as the premier independent and assisted living choice for seniors in the Marietta, East Cobb and Roswell neighborhoods of Atlanta....

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  • Vickery Rose Retirement Community

    Vickery Rose Retirement Community

    295 E Crossville Rd, Roswell, GA 30075
    (3)
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    At Vickery Rose Retirement Community, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Our property is conveniently located near accessible public transportation. We offer free wi-fi and high...

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  • Brookdale Chambrel Roswell

    Brookdale Chambrel Roswell

    1000 Applewood Drive, Roswell, GA 30076
    (55)
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    Here, you can do more of what you love. Whether you’re looking for independent living, a personal care home or memory care, our senior living community in Roswell, Georgia, has care options to meet your changing needs. You’ll have the lifestyle you want, plus care if you need it. When it comes to...

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  • Village Park Milton NOW OPEN

    Village Park Milton NOW OPEN

    555 Wills Rd, Alpharetta, GA 30009
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    Village Park Milton is a former equestrian property, with pieces and parts of the new community re- purposed from the former. The goal of the community is the whole person. This is achieved through chef-led dining, health and wellness and an active social life. Come join us!

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  • Regency Pointe

    Regency Pointe

    510 E Grand Avenue, Rainbow City, AL 35906
    (3)
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    The Premier Senior Living Community in the South! Discover the comfort and classic southern charm that is Regency Pointe senior living. Located near the banks of the Coosa River in Rainbow City, Alabama, our picturesque community is nestled among rolling hills, scenic forests and natural wild...

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  • Silver Comet Senior Village

    Silver Comet Senior Village

    4900 Richard D. Sailors Pkwy, Powder Springs, GA 30127
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    A landmark for purposeful living, Silver Comet Village redefines retirement living. Offering independent living, assisted living and memory support options, Silver Comet Village is the best place to live and create new memories, experience life, and enjoy the company of family and friends. At Silver...

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  • Atria North Point

    Atria North Point

    100 Somerby Drive, Alpharetta, GA 30009
    (44)
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    Atria Senior Living is proud to offer exceptional independent living, assisted living and supportive living communities in Georgia. Atria North Point provides gracious senior living in the Metro Atlanta area. When searching for a retirement living community or senior apartment to call home, visit...

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  • Peachstone Independent Senior Living

    Peachstone Independent Senior Living

    2000 Austell Road #100, Marietta, GA 30008
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    Peachstone Independent Senior Living is a senior housing located among the peach trees of Marietta, Georgia in Cobb County. Our community is near downtown Marietta, which makes our location ideal for visiting family members and friends. We are tucked away among the rolling hills and shade trees...

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  • Village Park of Alpharetta

    Village Park of Alpharetta

    12300 Morris Rd, Alpharetta, GA 30005
    (8)
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    WE ARE NOW OPEN! Welcome to Village Park - where days are for rediscovering and reconnecting, recreation is an art worth mastering and relaxation is always well deserved. We call it Next-Level Senior Living. You'll just call it home. NOW OPEN in the heart of Alpharetta. We offer bungalows, cottages,...

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  • Inspired Living at Alpharetta

    Inspired Living at Alpharetta

    11450 Morris Road, Alpharetta, GA 30005
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    Inspired Living at Alpharetta is a vibrant and innovative community that offers assisted living, memory care, and independent living options. Whether you are active and independent, need a little assistance, or require personalized memory care, you can be assured that we will help design a rewarding...

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  • Commonwealth Senior Living at Oak Ridge

    Commonwealth Senior Living at Oak Ridge

    360 Laboratory Rd, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
    (14)
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    At Commonwealth Senior Living at Oak Ridge, “We Listen, We Love, We Care, We Serve.” These are the words that drive us. It’s a promise that we make to our residents and their families each and every day— a promise to deliver high-quality services, enhance a vibrant lifestyle and foster the...

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  • Sherrill Hills Retirement Resort

    Sherrill Hills Retirement Resort

    271 Moss Grove Blvd., Knoxville, TN 37922
    (7)
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    Sherrill Hills Retirement Resort is Knoxville's Premier independent living community. Sherrill Hills Retirement Resort comprises 128 apartments for adults 55 and over — including studio apartments, one,  two, and three bedroom suites and a variety of floor plans. Sherrill Hills...

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  • The Mansions of Alpharetta - Senior Independent Living

    The Mansions of Alpharetta - Senior Independent Living

    3700 Brookside Parkway, Alpharetta, GA 30022
    (9)
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    The Mansions at Alpharetta features all-inclusive senior independent living (spacious one and two bedrooms available) with all utilities paid including gas, water, electricity, trash, local phone, expanded basic cable and Internet. Open now, these large apartments feature spacious closets, washer...

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  • Parkland Manor

    Parkland Manor

    3755 Medical Park Drive, Austell, GA 30106
    (15)
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    Welcome Home to Parkland Manor! Enjoy independent living in a peaceful setting at Parkland Manor. Our picturesque community offers beautiful one and two bedroom homes to seniors 55 or better. Our apartments feature FREE utilities in select apartments, in-home washer and dryer, microwave, dishwasher,...

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  • Sunrise at Huntcliff Summit I

    Sunrise at Huntcliff Summit I

    8592 Roswell Road, Atlanta, GA 30350
    (22)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, and over 30 years experience; Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of...

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  • Phoenix at Johnson Ferry

    Phoenix at Johnson Ferry

    9 Sherwood Lane, Marietta, GA 30067
    (26)
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    The Phoenix at Johnson Ferry is a community built on love that spans generations. Located twenty minutes from downtown Marietta, GA in the community of East Cobb. We are dedicated to cultivating a community that invites you to live, love, and thrive. We offer premier services for seniors and those...

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  • Atria Mableton

    Atria Mableton

    3829 Floyd Road, Austell, GA 30106
    (23)
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    Nestled in a quiet residential area just west of Smyrna, Atria Mableton combines the comfort of a charming, relaxed environment with the convenience of 24-hour service and upscale amenities. Our welcoming community is located near popular shops, restaurants and churches, with easy access to local...

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  • Sanford Estates

    Sanford Estates

    500 Walton Way, Roswell, GA 30076
    (13)
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    * Located in beautiful Roswell, Georgia - one of the safest cities in the state, only a few minutes from Downtown Atlanta * Opened in December, 2016 * Part of Hawthorn Retirement Group, offering over 45 years of experience providing gracious retirement living environments for seniors * Residents...

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  • Celebration Village Forsyth

    Celebration Village Forsyth

    3000 Celebration Blvd, Suwanee, GA 30024
    (3)
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    Celebration Village is a Masterpiece Senior Living Community that promotes individualized growth in older adults. We do this by facilitating areas of engagement through spiritual, intellectual, physical and social enrichment. Celebration Village Forsyth has 5 distinct neighborhoods: Active Adult...

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  • Towne Club Windermere

    Towne Club Windermere

    3950 Towne Club Windermere, Cumming, GA 30041
    (19)
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    Towne Club Windermere is a resort style retirement community offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care. Our mission is to create the opportunity for engaged and liberating senior living in a resort-style residential community for active older adults who wish to continue to a...

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  • Echo Ridge

    Echo Ridge

    8458 Gleason Drive, Knoxville, TN 37919
    (39)
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    Echo Ridge provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled in the scenic beauty of Knoxville's countryside, Echo Ridge offers quality, beauty and convenience in the heart of it all. We're very close to two major shopping destinations dining and first-class...

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  • Mount Vernon Towers

    Mount Vernon Towers

    300 Johnson Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30328
    (3)
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    Mount Vernon Towers is an active,fun loving, non-profit community for persons 55 plus in the heart of Sandy Springs, Georgia.Overlooking Sandy Springs City Center, Mount Vernon Towers senior retirement living offers condominium ownership and rental units.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee

Independent Living

If you or your loved one would benefit from the peace of mind of having your housekeeping taken care of while living your life the way you desire, you might consider the option of independent living. Food preparation, recreational activities and housekeeping chores are taken care of for you while you are able to use your time as you desire. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to live among peers, in a community with others of similar ages and interests. Typically consisting of a private living area and a full kitchen, these communities offer homes with many of the amenities of apartment life but with none of the hassle. Guests can be invited over and entertained, and there will be more time to spend with them with the basic maintenance of daily tasks out of the way. While policies differ between locations, many residences allow cats and dogs as well. Nursing and health care services can always be arranged for with independent care providers as desired. There are a variety of expenditures and benefits to balance while deciding on an independent living community. It is important to figure out if these services are included in your plan: Waiting list deposit, utilities, field trips, cable TV, transportation, meals, internet access, and laundry. The conveniences that pertain to independent living include game/TV room, fitness center & swimming pool, beauty salon & barber shop, private rental hall, healthcare center, golf course, concierge services, and restaurant-style dining hall.

Cost of Living

The neighborhood in which a care community is based might have a large impact on community price. The total cost of living is a motivating factor in selecting which community is best for your loved one's needs. Chattanooga has a sales tax of 7.00%. In terms of resources, Chattanooga has a grocery index rating of around 91.9 and a cost-of-living index of around 92.2. Index scores are based on a system where 100 is the average and any score lower than 100 is considered less costly than the average.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

Proximity to hospitals might be a key factor in selecting the best retirement home for you or your loved one. In total, there are 4 hospitals located in Chattanooga which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals in Chattanooga include Memorial Healthcare System, Parkridge Medical Center, and Erlanger Medical Center.

Demographics and Values

Demographically, Chattanooga is 0.9% other or not specified, 5.6% Hispanic, 2.4% Asian, 61.0% white, 2.1% mixed race, 33.3% black, 0.1% Native American, and 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. Chattanooga has a population density of 483 people per square mile. The current population of Chattanooga is growing at a rate of 0.009%. In the previous presidential election, 5.9% voted for a third party candidate, 55.3% voted Republican, and 38.8% voted Democrat in Hamilton county. Out of the total population of Chattanooga, 11.3% do not have health insurance, 15.1% have some form of disability, 61.0% participate in the labor force, and 20.7% live in poverty. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Chattanooga 25.3% are Baptists, 11.5% practice another Chrisitan faith, and 7.8% are Methodists. In Chattanooga, 38.3% are nonbelievers. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Chattanooga, out of the total population 0.4% practice Judaism, 0.0% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.7% practice Islam. In terms of crime, Chattanooga has 10.7 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 60.3 property crimes per 1000 residents. Out of the total city population, 46.9% are male and 53.1% are female. The median age of Chattanooga is 37 years old. In Chattanooga, 27.9% of the population are over the age of 55, 10.9% are over the age of 60, 6.0% are over the age of 70, and 4.7% are over the age of 80. Of the population of Chattanooga 9.8% have a graduate degree, 27.9% have a high-school diploma, and 28.7% have a college degree. In Chattanooga, 7.6% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Chattanooga is considered neutral to members of the LGBTQ+ community.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

The air quality, humidity, and air temperature of a location can have a considerable influence on the health of your family member. Chattanooga has a humid subtropical type of climate. On average, the air quality index rating in Chattanooga is about 43.8. The average AQI conditions are rated as good. This means that there is no health advisory associated with the air quality for this destination. The air quality index score reaches its peak level in the month of December at approximately 52.0. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. On average, Chattanooga has a humidity level of around 70%. Humidity levels reach their peak during the month of September at roughly 73%. During the summertime, the air temperature in Chattanooga is approximately 80F. The summer high peaks at around 92F during the month of July. The lowest summer temperature falls to around 66F during the month of June. In the winter, the temperature dips to approximately 44F. The high winter temperature will rise to approximately 57F in the month of February. The low winter temperature gets to roughly 31 F during the month of January. Monthly, Chattanooga gets approximately 5 inches of precipitation. The most rain usually occurs in December with an average of 7 inches during the month. Chattanooga gets an average of 1.50 inches of snow in a year.

State Information

An overview of Tennessee

There are 124 general hospitals and 157 health centers that provide care for 6,831,785 Tennessee residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Williamson Medical Center, Unity Medical Center, and And Baptist Memorial Hospital. Out of a national average of 100, Tennessee has a cost of living index rating of 90, a grocery index rating of 93, and a housing index rating of 80. The natural beauty of Tennessee is ranked 37th in the nation. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Tennessee citizen is ranked 30th nation-wide. Additionally, Tennessee is ranked 43rd by healthcare standards.

Social demographics of the state

In Tennessee, 51% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 11,542 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-52%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Tennessee there are 505 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 39 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55. In the last presidential election 35% of Tennessee residents voted Democrat and 61% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, Tennessee ranks 32nd in the nation.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in Tennessee is 36.5 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of June with a rating of around 46.5 AQI. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 39F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 56F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 22F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 76F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 55F during the month of June. Tennessee experiences an average humidity rating of about 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of August at around 75%. On average, the state receives 4.46 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.69 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Tennessee mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Tennessee can include earthquakes (moderate), tornados, and and floods.

Wildlife to be found in Tennessee

The state of Tennessee has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of ash, gum maple, black oak, and pine. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the rough green snake, the largemouth bass, the waterfowl, or the paddlefish. The state animal of Tennessee is the raccoon.